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ABC
Nov 7, 2012 6:30am EST
over to you. >> in democracy 2012 coverage no need for a tv to find the election results in new york you had to look up. empire state building turned blue when cn-n called the race for president obama. throughout the night with a meter showing the electoral college and,000 they were voting in each state. >>> and president had supporters in chicago to celebrate. >> george howel was there and has more reaction. >> reporter: thousands packed the chicago convention center to celebrate the current and future president barack obama. >> our journey has been long. we have picked ourselves up, we have fought our way back and we know in our hearts that for the united states of america, the best is yet to come. >> reporter: it's been 6 months and more than 100 rallies since the president officially kicked off his reelection efforts. a slow economic recovery and poor performance in the first presidential debate left the campaign in a virtual tie in the final weeks. but as the election wore on, the president continued to rack up key electoral votes. then shortly after 11 p.m. eastern time, it was
KOFY
Nov 7, 2012 11:30am PST
superstorm sandy. some new jersey and new york residents are being warned to evacuate. new york city closing parks, playgrounds and beaches and ordering construction sites to be secured. >> i think the cold is going to get them and the snow that is going to stop or delay the recovery efforts because they don't have power and it is 30°, brutal. color coded to show with you what is going on. there you go, you can see the snow lining up from boston down to almost delaware. it is getting thicker that snow is and heavy at times. the fact these people don't have power and it is snowing, it is almost like being in an ice storm in the south if you have been there you get the ice storm, it comes in, cold then you don't have power forever that's what they are dealing with thoughts out for those folks hopefully that relief we sent with that day of giving is going to help clouds from emeryville back towards san francisco one more picture san jose starting to see clouds dissipate enough for sun to breakthrough. doppler showing dry air no radar returns you can see clearing trend along the north bay espec
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 4:30am EST
the reelected president. >> new york city where excitement filled times square and it's a nice change frrt images we have been showing out of new york in the wake of sandy. crowds went crazy when the president projected to win reelection. >> and another major new york city landmark showing off the patriotic side. the life on the -- lights on the empire state building red, white and blue and blue at base of it and that's because it's in honor of president obama's win. the american people have spoken and you have reelected president obama for a second term. >> he has spooferers -- supporters gather to celebrate the very maniry and we have more on the big win. >> reporter: thousands packed the chicago convention center to celebrate the current and future president barack obama. >> our journey has been long, we have picked ourselves up, we have fought our way back, and we know in our hearts that for the united states of america, the best is yet to come. >> reporter: tonight's outcome was anything but certain. it has been six months and more than 100 rallies since the president offi
MSNBC
Nov 7, 2012 11:00am PST
york city skyline. you can't see a thing. on the right side, that's point pleasant, new jersey. we know that's one of the communities still= dealing wit tremenus damage as a result of hurricane sandy. the nor'easter is expected to hit full force tonight. more than 600,000 people are right now still without power and the storm could cause even more outages. plow crews are on stand by. flights in and out of airports in the northeast being nceled. forecasters expect high winds, heavy rain and snow and eight to 12-foot waves along the coast. incredible. >>> and back to toll picks and article says republicans are facing a crisis. the country's growing less white and the coalition more white. republican jonathan, democrat chris and real clear politics erin mcpike will join me next. plus, today's gut check. here it is for you to answer today. a lot of you on twit we are the thoughts. just explod÷e. do you think the president's victory will break the partisan fever in congress? check out the tumblr page. this is my executive producer hanging with me all night long on ice as we delivere
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 6:30pm EST
jersey, not far from new york city to the south along the jersey shore. >> reporter: good evening, brian, you don't see this often, there is accumulation and flooding, here in the town of seabright, we have the ocean in front of me, the river behind me. it floods during nor'easters and got hit hard by hurricane sandy. you can see that in the buildings behind me. now, this town along with the rest of coastal new jersey is wondering what they will wake up to. ten days after hurricane sandy ripped apart the jersey shore, towns are scrambling to prepare for the first major winter storm, and restore the battered coastline. the weather channel's mike seidel this morning? here at point pleasant beach, they spent the morning bringing sand out to the beach, building a dune that is twice as high but not as wide, as the one wiped out by hurricane sandy. >> reporter: new jersey governor chris christie warned this hurricane could stall the restoration efforts. >> i hate setbacks, i don't tolerate them well, but this one i can't control. the weather is what it is, we'll have to deal with it. >>
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 5:30pm EST
philly and new york where the storm is closer, closer. it's still off shore. the wraparound flow. ocean city feeling like 26, a wind chill in baltimore a little bit more tolerable. some pretty impressive snow band action coming into new jersey, several inches on the ground, from new york city into the new england states many we thought this storm might make a southern push, put maryland more into that coating to an inch type scenario. it just did not pan out. no shoveling required. plows can take it easy. you can see the center of the storm a couple hundred miles off of atlantic city, new jersey and sending in the wrap around prescription -- precipitation. temperatures diving into the 30s, just above freezing, enough for slick spots. trend for tomorrow we'll warm it up. 32 tonight. a few snow showers but mainly to the north and east. tomorrow 50 under clearing skies. it will stay breezy. and then 33 tomorrow night as we stay clear, cold. the outlook into the weekend is good stuff. temperatures getting mild. we're at 60 on saturday. some spots south of the city toward edgewater, 70. that's good news
CBS
Nov 7, 2012 4:00am PST
. cbs news, new york city. >>> up next, your wednesday morning weather and victims of hurricane sandy get out and vote. many traveling far and wide just to cast their ballots. nd wide just to cast their ballots. day at t, went home and fed her family. now she's helping her community. no wonder it's hard to focus on her own needs. but she's got one a day women's, a complete multivitamin with key nutrients women may need all in one pill. because our focus is you. the latest thing to wear with beautiful tops. beautiful underarms. wear with toga tops, yoga tops, and va-va-voom tops. dove go sleeveless makes underarms soft and smooth in just five days. effective protection. beautiful result. >>> here's a look at the weather. new york, rain and snow. miami, sunny and 79. chicago, 48. dallas, sunny and 76. clouds and sunny in l.a., 76. a nor'easter is forecast to hit the northeast. expect strong winds, beach erosion, shore line flooding and a storm surge of up to four feet. up to three inches of rain is possible for parts of new england. snow could drop from delaware to maine. the rest
CW
Nov 7, 2012 12:00pm CST
beach erosion. some battered communities are under a mandatory evacuation orders. new york city police officers are using loudspeakers to warn residents about the storm. still to come this midday. tom skilling has your full forecast! also, stay with wgn for election coverage. here's a look at some more races. questions? anyone have occasional constipation diarrhea, gas, bloating? yeah. one phillips' colon health probiotic cap each day helps defend against these digestive issues with three strains of good bacteria. approved! [ female announcer ] live the regular life. phillips'. good afternoon everybody. kind of a great day. the sunshine is fighting to get through the area. we have big changes on the way for much warmer weather. this weekend conceals flirting with the records. a big nor'easter on the east coast. a snowstorm taking shape in the northern rockies. that is a time lapse of the situation around chicago. on the day that follows a call this election day that we have seen since 1992. it did not affect the turnout. we went out anyway. 42 degrees was the high temperature. the temp
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 11:00am PST
communities battered by superstorm sandy. some new jersey and new york residents are being warned to evacuate. new york city closing parks, playgrounds and beaches and ordering construction sites to be secured. >> i think the cold is going to get them and the snow that is going to stop or delay the recovery efforts because they don't have power and it is 30°, brutal. color coded to show with you what is going on. there you go, you can see the snow lining up from boston down to almost delaware. it is getting thicker that snow is and heavy at times. the fact these people don't have power and it is snowing, it is almost like being in an ice storm in the south if you have been there you get the ice storm, it comes in, cold then you don't have power forever that's what they are dealing with thoughts out for those folks hopefully that relief we sent with that day of giving is going to help clouds from emeryville back towards san francisco one more picture san jose starting to see clouds dissipate enough for sun to breakthrough. doppler showing dry air no radar returns you can see clearing trend along the north bay espec
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 5:00pm EST
. >> reporter: new york city officials encouraging folks ravaged by sandy to seek igher ground while closing down all parks, playgrounds, and beaches in anticipation of the storm. >> the fdny positioned 20 ambulances and task forces with other equipment near potential flood areas in brooklyn, queens, and on staten island. we think we're ready for anything. >> reporter: major airlines also canceling flights in and out of the region. united and american both suspending service in the new york city area today and some other airlines asking passengers headed to the northeast to reschedule their flights for a later date offering to waive the usual fee for doing so. the nor'easter intensify throughout the evening and last into thursday morning, pounding the region with a mix of high winds, freezing rain, sleet, and snow. in new york, fox news. >> you can track the storm. download it to your iphone, ipad or droid. >>> tonight with the election over, the focus returns to washington where there were promises of cooperation today and from republican and democratic leader. the nation is still m
KRON
Nov 6, 2012 5:00pm PST
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ABC
Nov 7, 2012 2:05am EST
moran in chicago, illinois, bill we if ren boston, massachusetts, and cynthia mcfadden in new york city this is a special edition of "nightline," election, "your voice, your vote." >>> good evening, i'm cynthia mcfadden. tonight another four years for president barack obama. as a night of hard-won battleground state wins propelled him to victory over mitt romney. all the votes have not yet ben counted. as of right now the president has 303 electoral votes. well over the 270 votes required to win. mitt romney has 206. as for the popular vote, a thinner margin. barack obama with just over 55 million. mitt romney with just about 1 million fewer votes. tonight thousand of obama supporters poured into the streets of washington december tdecember -- washington, d.c. to celebrate outside the white house. here in times square, outside, abc's own election headquarters. thousand more, cheering and waving signs. but right now in chicago, my co-anchor terry moran reports from the biggest sell brags eg them all with president obama and his campaign. terry. >> what a night it was. cleaning up behind me. c
KRON
Nov 7, 2012 7:00am PST
from washington and new york city. look at all this rain and snow. we are worried about the wind gust and through tomorrow there will be some freezing rain and sleet. there will be additional coastal flooding and more power outages. we are watching the storm carefully as it will impact a lot of locations. our napa was there is no storm to talk about. we do see fog. you concede that this is rolling in. for today was see more sunshine by the afternoon but it will be cooler. the temperatures won't be in the '60s and '70s. tomorrow scattered showers are possible and maybe thunderstorms. overall the we can look pretty nice. it will be cooler if not chilly. the temperatures right now is 54 degrees for downtown we are seeing a lot of fog in a lot locations. napa of the visibility is down to 2 mi.. redwood city has 3 mi. visibility. take plenty of time to get to your destination this morning. satellite and radar showed there is a cold front coming. it is interim basically northbound california. this will make its way and tomorrow and you will really notice the cool air. we're not talking abou
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 7:00am EST
north and east. up towards new york city. and we're sort of on the back edge of it. it's not going to be a perfect marker. think about the 95 corridor sort of the western edge is going to get later today. out towards -- i don't think you'll see much more of clouds. you'll see rain showers and later this afternoon it will likely mix with or change to snow. could we get accumulation? possible some of the grassy surfaces could get coated later this afternoon and tonight. accumulations are north and east up towards philadelphia. could get a couple inches later this afternoon and tonight. for us, 42. cold and cloudy. rain and snow likely this afternoon. light accumulations. best chance will be north and northeast of the city. there's your accu weather 7 day. 50 tomorrow, breezy and cold behind the front. warmup with sunshine through the end of the weekend. back in the mid 60s. okay. that's a look at weather. let's do traffic and get the latest from julie. >> good morning to you. on the roads your lanes are open with no issues reported around the capital beltway. heavy and slow inbound towa
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 6:00pm EST
can see where the snow is now. parts of connecticut, new york, down into new jersey. winds over 40 miles an hour. while things are quiet in ocean city, is a strong nor'easter and a strong snowstorm in parts of the atlantic coast to the north of there. that cold air is pulling down into maryland. it is possible some of our brain may next but the storm is going to pull over night. another colder than normal day. still supposed to be about 60. we were only at 44 degrees today. it is going to get colder tonight. temperatures falling on strong wind. gusts of 20-30-45 miles an hour. up to 40 offshore in the mid- atlantic coast. winds 25 miles an hour along the eastern seaboard as the storm goes north. new jersey and delaware, there is even a winter weathered wiser for the northeastern corner of our states. perhaps an accumulation of snow, cold air services and maybe some tree branches, parts of the eastern shore. an inch or so is all we would expect. the weather system is still holding onto the winter was hurt advisory. here in baltimore, 32-44 the overnight low. the storm makes its way up toward the coast of new england tomorrow. some snow i
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 6:00am PST
later today. and it could cause more flooding and more beach erosion. new york city police were out using loud speakers telling people in low lying areas to evacuate. now this storm could also dump up to a foot of snow in areas that are still dealing with power outages. meantime we could learn more today about the man blamed for that antiislam movie. the one that sparked violent protests all over the world. a hearing today would give mark a chance to challenge the evidence that was collected since he was arrested back in late september. he is charged with violating the terms of his probation on bank fraud charges which banned him from using a computer or internet without permission. >>> later this morning three day care workers will be in court in connection with the death of a four-month-old baby. the owner of magic place children's center and two other employees were arrested monday on suspicion of involuntary manslaughter. the baby suffocated in his bedding at the day care center last month. >>> the crew of one america's cup racing yacht will spend some time off the water. the te
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 7:00am EST
starts with a rain and snow mix in d.c. and in philly and new york city. right around coastal areas, we're hoping for a changeover to rain here. that means it will knock down the snow totals. you won't be able to measure this as a big snow event on the coast. but inland areas will continue to pile up with the snow. watch that low continue to pull away, and know that this is a mixture of snow and rain, right along the coast. all snow inland and a little coastal surf along the shoreline. it's tough enough to ride out a nor'easter in the far rackaways, when you have everything you need. but without homes and without clothes and without foods, it's very difficult. and ginger zee is there. good morning, ginger. >> good morning, sam. it's already cold and windy. it's uncomfortable at this point. but once the storm comes, the coastal surge will be a little lemon juice in that cut they have. and on top of it, you have the rain and snow mix. this is what i'm most concerned about. we'll have wind gusts up to 60 miles per hour. you see this piece of wood with nailsticking out, there's piles an
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 5:00pm EST
said for new jersey and new york which are being hit by rain, wind, and even snow. for the second time in two weeks, residents have been warned to clear out. >> jay has the latest from trenton, new jersey. >> the damage and difficulties stretched for miles. >> everybody got hit. >> and it now millions along the east coast must deal with a second storm. >> it is expected to arrive with heavy wind and rain today through tonight and into tomorrow morning. >> a harsh nor'easter has started dumping heavy snow in connecticut. plows have been moved into place. but there is a difficulty in trying to protect an area already ravaged by sandy. hundreds of thousands are without power. in other places, homes and communities have been wiped away. this latest round of weather will likely set back the recovery. >> i can see us moving backwards. people who have power, losing power. >> an overwhelming task of cleanup will become even more difficult. >> we have a lot of stuff in the street. the snow and ice gets mixed with things that are out there. >> the storm is already chipping away travel. flights h
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 6:00am EST
developing up into the coastline of new jersey and new york city. generally in a line from 95 east, you have the best chance of seeing this rain transition over it a period of snow later this afternoon and tonight. not looking for widespread accumulations here in washington. the further north and east you get, they have a better chance of light accumulation up towards baltimore and philadelphia. maybe an inch of snow. 42 your daytime high. chilly temperatures, rain, transitioningy to aling snow later today and again, your winds north 10 to 15. let me emphasize, we are got together to get a lot of anything. what does fall, it is not going to be a emergencior event for us. >> that is good. we'll save that for later in the winter. >> yes. >> time now to check in with julie wright and see what is happening during the morning commute. >> really busy right now for those traveling in virginia. this is where i have accident activity. a couple of vehicle got tangled up northbound along i-95. you will find the accident activity tying up the left side of roadway. average speed headed north ou
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 5:00am PST
lights displayed the winner in each state as the results were coming in. that fame the symbol of new york city was it will up in blue after president obama was reelected. >>> the u.s. senate is is more blue this morning. california among others has reelected senator dianne feinstein to a fourth term. she defeated little known republican elizabeth emken of danville. feinstein was very emotional. she hugged her family during the victory party in san francisco. while her landslide victory was predicted she did become a bit emotional when her grandmother introduced her on stage. >> you have no idea what that introduction meant to me. and how emotional it is and how very wonderful it is to have you as my granddaughter. >> thank you. >> so thank you. >> i love you. >> 78-year-old senator feinstein raised more than $9 million. >>> voters decided not to shake up congress last night despite approval ratings that are in the gutter. republicans will keep control of the house, democrats maintain their majority in the senate. ktvu alison burns is in our washington, d.c. newsroom with the political landscape em
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 5:00am EST
. philadelphia, up fortunately, coastal areas of new jersey up toward new york city will bear the brunt of this storm. we are sort of on the western edge of t the storm gets to the north and east and we'll see some of of the bands of precipitation, first rain and eventually maybe some snow kind of pinwheel back towards the washington area. so just generally speaking here, 95 east has the best chance of any measurable rain and/or snow later today. if you are watching well out to the west, out towards front royal, out towards win chest are, i don't think you'll see much of anything today other than cloud cover and some very cold temperatures. as we get into the later afternoon periods, we could get some rain. the farther north and east, the better chance you have of seeing anything substantial and i mean maybe a slushy inch across maryland. the farther north you get, the better chance you will see any action here so up towards columbia, laurel, up towards baltimore. best chance for any accumulating snow. i don't think we'll see anything other than wet roadways around here. cold, clo
FOX
Nov 7, 2012 6:00pm EST
york city officials encouraging folks to seek higher ground and while closing down all parks and beaches. >> the fdny have 20 task forces outfitted with small inflatable boats, pumps, chain soy a saws and equipment near potential areas and we think we're ready for anything. >> reporter: major airlines canceling flights in and out of the region. united and american both suspending service in the new york city area today. >> and other airlines asking passengers to reschedule their flights for a later date, offering to wave the usual fee for doing so. the nor'easter expected to intensify throughout the evening and last into the morning, pounding the region with a mix of high winds, freezing rain, sleet, and snow n. new york, janice dean, fox news. >>> how's it going to affect us? >> we night have a sprinkle or a flake and the chill. no big winds here. wait until you see the snow totals we're going show you from the northeast. we'll have that forecast and a changing weather pattern coming up. >>> and scott, what is coming up in sports? >> basketball gets a big boost a couple of days
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 6:30pm EST
streets like this in rockaway park, just outside new york city. really hard-hit areas, they are not just covered in snow. and just a mess. and get this. more than 22,000 people, tonight, have lost power from this new storm already. and we've got a whole night of nor'easter ahead. an ice cold coating of fresh misery. and it has plenty of company tonight. with a new storm on the way. how do you feel? >> tired. exhausted, but hey, what am i going to do? this is life. >> reporter: you can see it on every block. and in every tattered home. this is the water line, right? >> yes. >> reporter: up to -- >> 53 inches. >> reporter: after a week of cleaning up, regina mcmanus had to shut down the generator she's been living off. bringing it inside to protect it from the nor'easter. without power, the temperature in the house is already at 45 degrees and dropping. >> another one's coming, but i'm being reassured that it's going to be a flood zone this time. >> reporter: police are pleading with people to seek shelter. and those shelters are making room by carting out bulky bags of donations. >>
NBC
Nov 7, 2012 11:00am PST
heading their way. parts of new york city and new jersey, evacuations still under way. all that devastation out there. airlines also canceling flights coming in and out of new york airports. the national weather service says there's a chance for flooding, strong, gusty winds and even a snowfall there. they continue to get piled on. airlines already starting to cancel flights in anticipation of this coming storm. so not as bad as sandy but still not good. >> yeah, it goes without saying this is the last thing that the east coast needs. christine, i no you have your eye on this. >> yeah, very closely watching what this nor'easter can do. right now, the good news is, it did show signs of weakening. it's not looking quite as strong as we originally forecast. let's take it right to the maps and show you what we're expecting when it comes to this nor'easter which the weather channel named athena. the weather channel will be naming very strong winter storms. this is athena. as we head throughout today and tomorrow, we're expecting the highest impact. winds of 40 to 60 miles per hour fo
NBC
Nov 6, 2012 11:00pm PST
snow. anywhere from one to three inches for parts of new york city down to staten island. also, sea bright, new jersey. the same areas that got slammed by hurricane sandy, about to get hit by this storm system that could produce winds 30 to 50 miles per hour. more power outages. isolated flooding, and not to mention, the heartache there, as many people are still trying to clean up. on our three-day forecast, there's temperatures in the 70s for wednesday. by thursday and friday, 60s coming back. rain returns on thursday. a few isolated thunderstorms possible on friday. and we stay with that cooler trend for saturday, sunday, monday and tuesday. so, if you have the shorts out today, it's time to get the jackets ready. it will be a slip for us in thursday's forecast. >> jeff, thank you. >>> back to our local issues now. another local issue getting national attention, that proposed soda tax in richmond. its measure n. that would put a penny tax on all drinks with sugar in them. think of soda, and certain juices. obesity rates in richmond are higher than in some areas. it's being defeate
ABC
Nov 6, 2012 4:00pm PST
: live from times square in new york city, election night 2012. here again, diane sawyer and george stephanopoulos. >>> and we are seeing the electric jumbotrons. and it's been an electric night here back in the crossroads of the world, times square. and as we know, a presidential election underway that will decide so much for american families. from taxes to health care, as we said, george, from war to the future of this country. and right now, we are learning more about each of the states. particularly those states that we have not yet projected that are key. >> big battleground states. we're watching them closely. let's start with florida right now. 81% of the vote is in right now. it's divided right down the middle. 50/50. it looks like it's about 500 votes separating governor romney from president obama right now. i want go to jon karl, you're digging into the state right now seeing where the vote comes in. what does that tell you? >> i'm seeing real problems for mitt romney. take a look at where the florida vote is coming down, even though it's tied statewide, look at the all
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 6:00am EST
threatening new york and new jersey. >> new york mayor michael bloomberg is going to close city beaches and parks at noon today. there is worry that 55 miles per hour wind gusts could bring down branches or trees that are weak nd by sandy. >> so we could have some snow on the ground and certainly some snow on the trees that makes trees already have their base flooded more likely to fall over and that's something that we really will worry about. >> before the storm gets there police are going to be going through the hardest hit areas telling people to get to shelters. in many of the parts power has not been restored and the wind chill is forecasted to be in the 20s tonight and there's the threat of coastal flooding from the storm and especially since much of the sand that once formed the barrier between the sea and people's homes have been washed away. >> combined with all the people who can't get gas to use the generators or waiting six hours in line to get gas. it's incredible and hard to believe they are getting hit. >> a bad scenario and dangerous. temperatures dipping down into the
KOFY
Nov 6, 2012 9:00pm PST
. problems mounted for voters across new york city as they continue to struggle with power outages caused by hurricane sandy. some shelters doubled as polling places. in new jersey election officials were so overwhelmed with request from dispoliceed residents to be able to vote by e-mail that they extended the deadline for electronic voting to friday. >> more than 1200 people became u.s. citizen ins the east bay and celebration didn't stop there. nick smith explains from oakland city hall. >> wonderful obligation to be able to exercise the right to vote and make sure that it counts. >>reporter: she's originally from india. she moved here in 2001-today is her birthday and first time she voted as citizen of the united states. >> i think it would be a big deal but when i was sitting there i started tearing up. >>reporter: her day didn't start here. it started here. tl 1255 men and women from 104 country became naturalized citizen of the united states this morning. the theatre in oakland packed with energy excitement and new citizens. him with one goal in mind. >> i want to vote. >>rep
CBS
Nov 7, 2012 5:00am PST
, no word on the cause of the fire this morning. >>> new york city is warning people to leave low-lying areas as a nor'easter is expected to touch down later today. that means strong winds and heavy rains in areas that of course are still recovering from sandy from a week ago. airline flights have been canceled at all three of new york's major airports. the storm could slow down efforts to restore power too. there's more than one million people still without electricity in that area. tough. >> mm-hm. >>> two states made a little history by legalizing recreational marijuana use last night. >> in washington and colorado, voters approved new laws that regulate production, possession and distribution of cannabis for people 21 and older. a similar measure in oregon was defeated by the way. meanwhile maine and maryland became the first two states to pass ballot initiatives approving same-sex marriage. the state of washington appears to be on track to legalizing gay marriages. however, voters in minnesota rejected a similar measure. >>> 5:55. our next half hour president obama secures an
ABC
Nov 6, 2012 11:35pm EST
and consider carefully before investing. >> announcer: live from times square in new york city, election night 2012. here again, diane sawyer and george stephanopoulos. >> and you see that crowd there in times square right there. president obama has been re-elected but, diane, the margin got bigger for president obama. we can project he won the state of virginia and his 13 electoral votes. 5-49 for president obama. donna brazile, this is a sweet one for the president and it seems a triumph of organizations and one more symbol of a truly changing america. >> no question about it. when i heard the campaign was going to spend a great deal of its time expanding the ground game from 2008, i kept saying to myself, why? and they said, no, we're going to increase the number of organizers, put more field officers in and over the last two weeks they opened up 5,100 more satellite campaign headquarters. clearly it paid off tonight. >> i want to turn to nicolle, if i can. you've been there for losing candidates so many times and i know -- [ laughter ] >> not so many times. i retract. i retract. >> o
ABC
Nov 7, 2012 4:55am EST
worst. new york mayor bloomberg announced there was a 24 hour closure of all city beaches and parks. starting at noon today. there is worry that 55-mile-an- hour gusts could bring down branches on trees that have been weak nd by sandy. weakened by sandy. >> whoa could -- weakened by sandy. >> whoa could have snow on the ground and trees and the trees have the base flooded morelikely to fall over and that's something that we really will worry about. >> pf before the storm hitspolice go through the hardest hit areas telling people to get to shelters. in many areas power is not restored and the wind chill is forecasted to be into the 20s tonight. there's the threat of coastal flooding from the storm. >> you hate to see that for people along the east coast and people here are worried about what could be coming our way. >> lynette is staying by the forecast. temperatures could be deadly. >> yes. we have the wind that are going to kick up throughout the day. it's going to make it feel colder than it is. we have snow as we go into afternoon and right now, we are starting with some rain acr
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